Election of local board members and Farm Home Advisory Committee members will be among the highlights of the annual membership meeting at Southern States Cooperative, Greensboro Service at 6 p.m. Friday. The meeting's theme is ``Southern States: On the Growing Edge.'
Lindley S. Ivey of Gibsonville will serve as chairman of the local meeting. Wayne King of Youngsville, Southern States Cooperative's district manager, will report on Southern States' supply and marketing operations for the last fiscal year.John H. Lank, manager of SSC Inc. Greensboro Service, will discuss local operations and services rendered to agriculture in the community.
There will be a ceremony recognizing local board and Farm Home Advisory Committee members who retire this year.
Nominees for election to the local board are Dwight Bowman of Julian, Gerald L. Fryar of McLeansville, Larry F. Gerringer of Gibsonville, Larry C. Smith of Pleasant Garden and Sam E. Thacker Jr. of Whitsett.
Nominees to the Farm Home Advisory Committee are Ola Bowman of Julian, Carolyn Ivey and Bonnie Loy, both of Gibsonville.
District F election meeting delegate and alternate nominees are Lindley S. Ivey of Gibsonville, J.H. Jobe and W.H. Kirkman, both of Greensboro.